MCDC American Community Survey Profiles

ACS Profile Report: 2007-2011 (5-year estimates)

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St. Louis city, Missouri (05000US29510)

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Demographic

SubjectSt. Louis city, Missouri
NumberPercent
D1. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01001 B23004

Total population318,367
Under 5 years21,3066.7
5 to 9 years17,0785.4
10 to 14 years18,6645.9
15 to 19 years22,6677.1
20 to 24 years27,8308.7
25 to 34 years56,28617.7
35 to 44 years40,65912.8
45 to 54 years44,85914.1
55 to 59 years18,5265.8
60 to 64 years14,9494.7
65 to 74 years17,5715.5
75 to 84 years12,7394.0
85 years and over5,2331.6
Median age in years33.9
5 years and over297,06193.3
15 years and over261,31982.1
Under 18 years of age69,58821.9
18 years and over248,77978.1
21 years and over233,13273.2
25 years and over210,82266.2
62 years and over43,64513.7
65 years and over35,54311.2
D2. AGE AND SEX

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B01002

Total population318,367
Male153,43248.2
18 years old and over118,00176.9
65 years old and over13,4968.8
Female164,93551.8
18 years old and over130,77879.3
65 years old and over22,04713.4
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B02003

Total population318,367
One race309,79297.3
White alone141,30944.4
Black or African American156,76249.2
American Indian and Alaska Native7360.2
Asian8,2532.6
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander95
Some other race2,6370.8
Two or more races8,5752.7
White (alone or in combination)148,17846.5
Black (alone or in combination)161,80450.8
American Indian (alone or in combination)3,4781.1
Asian (alone or in combination)10,7063.4
Native Hawaiian (alone or in combination)2860.1
Some other race (alone or in combination)3,1171.0
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO (ANY RACE)

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B03001 B03002

Total population318,367
Hispanic or Latino of any race10,7483.4
Not Hispanic or Latino307,61996.6
White alone134,20642.2
Black or African American alone156,34649.1
American Indian and Alaska Native alone6050.2
Asian alone8,2532.6
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone69

Economic

SubjectSt. Louis city, Missouri
NumberPercent
E1. HOUSEHOLD INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B19001 B19037 B22001

Total households139,693
Less than $10,00021,24815.2
$10,000 to $14,99911,9638.6
$15,000 to $24,99919,84914.2
$25,000 to $34,99917,73212.7
$35,000 to $49,99920,14714.4
$50,000 to $74,99921,47315.4
$75,000 to $99,99912,0118.6
$100,000 to $149,99910,2217.3
$150,000 to $199,9993,0182.2
$200,000 or more2,0311.5
Median household income$34,402
Mean household income$48,696
With earnings106,69476.4
Mean household earnings$52,632
With social security35,75525.6
Mean household social security income$13,253
With retirement income17,95512.9
Mean household retirement income$15,947
With supplemental security income9,4746.8
Mean household supplemental security income$7,693
With cash public assistance income4,9543.5
Mean household cash public assistance income$2,463
With food stamp benefits in the past 12 months32,50223.3
E2. FAMILY INCOME AND BENEFITS

Universe: Family households

Reference tables: B19101 B19119 B19121 B19125 B19126

Family households66,80347.8
Less than $10,0007,26310.9
$10,000 to $14,9993,9345.9
$15,000 to $24,9998,04412.0
$25,000 to $34,9998,93113.4
$35,000 to $49,9999,07713.6
$50,000 to $74,99911,52017.2
$75,000 to $99,9997,37211.0
$100,000 to $149,9996,92310.4
$150,000 to $199,9992,2363.3
$200,000 or more1,5032.2
Median family income$42,779
Mean family income$59,739
E3. OTHER INCOME MEASURES

Universe: Various

Reference tables: B19325 B20017 B20018 B20019

Per-capita income$22,050
Nonfamily households72,89052.2
Median nonfamily income$26,122
Mean nonfamily income$37,271
All full-time workers101,546
All male full-time workers52,67451.9
All female full-time workers48,87248.1
Median earnings for workers$25,789
Median earnings for male full-time, year-round workers$40,616
Median earnings for female full-time, year-round workers$33,278
E4. POVERTY STATUS OVER THE LAST 12 MONTHS

Universe: Persons for whom poverty status is determined

Reference tables: B17001 B17021 B17007 C17002

Persons for whom poverty status is determined308,966
Persons below poverty80,22926.0
Persons under 18 for whom poverty status is determined68,292
Persons under 18 in poverty26,817
Persons aged 18 to 64 for whom poverty status is determined206,841
Persons aged 18 to 64 in poverty47,49223.0
Persons over 65 for whom poverty status is determined33,833
Persons over 65 in poverty5,92017.5
Persons in families for whom poverty status is determined210,86868.2
Unrelated individuals for whom poverty status is determined98,098
Persons in families in poverty49,93523.7
Unrelated persons in poverty 15 years and over30,29430.9
Poverty ratio under 0.538,89312.6
Poverty ratio in 0.5 to 0.9941,33613.4
Poverty ratio in 1 to 270,50222.8
Poverty ratio in 2 and over158,23551.2
E5. EMPLOYMENT STATUS

Universe: Population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B12006

Population 16 years and over257,027
In labor force170,26766.2
Civilian labor force170,07766.2
Employed civilians146,63886.2
Unemployed civilians23,43913.8
In military1900.1
Not in labor force86,76033.8
Females 16 years and over135,02652.5
Females in labor force85,76233.4
Females in civilian labor force85,70333.3
Employed females74,46086.9
E6. CHILDREN WITH ALL PARENTS WORKING

Universe: Own children under 18 years in families and subfamilies

Reference tables: B23008

(Own) children under 623,634
All parents working17,80275.3
(Own) children aged 6 to 1740,379
All parents working31,92979.1
E7. COMMUTING TO WORK

Universe: Workers 16 years and over

Reference tables: B08006

Workers 16 years and over143,697
Workers 16+ who commute to work139,43897.0
Car, truck, or van; drove alone100,87070.2
Car, truck, or van; carpooled15,48210.8
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)14,43110.0
Walked to work6,0064.2
Other means of commuting2,6491.8
Worked at home4,2593.0
Mean travel time to work in minutes24.3
E8. WORKERS BY OCCUPATION

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: C24010

Civilian employed population 16 years and over146,638
Management, professional, and related occupations51,86635.4
Service occupations36,10224.6
Sales and office occupations33,95423.2
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1620.1
Construction, extraction, maintenance and repair occupations8,5185.8
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations16,03610.9
E9. WORKERS BY INDUSTRY

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24030

Civilian employed population 16 years and over146,638
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining4230.3
Construction5,9724.1
Manufacturing12,1118.3
Wholesale trade3,4992.4
Retail trade14,0669.6
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities7,0804.8
Information3,8002.6
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing9,1206.2
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative16,59611.3
Educational services, and health care, and social assistance38,89626.5
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation, and food services19,17613.1
Other services, except public administration7,6325.2
Public administration8,2675.6
E10. CLASS OF WORKER

Universe: Civilian employed population 16 years and over

Reference tables: B24080

Civilian employed population 16 years and over146,638
Private wage and salary workers121,25682.7
Government workers19,09013.0
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business6,1704.2
Unpaid family workers1220.1

Social

SubjectSt. Louis city, Missouri
NumberPercent
S1. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Total households

Reference tables: B11005 B11003 B11007

Total households139,693
Family households66,80347.8
With own children under 18 years31,09422.3
Married-couple families33,52024.0
With own children under 18 years12,5609.0
Male householder, no wife present6,6274.7
With own children under 18 years2,8022.0
Female householder, no husband present26,65619.1
With own children under 18 years15,73211.3
Nonfamily households72,89052.2
Householder living alone60,10443.0
65 years and over living alone14,45610.3
Households with one or more people under 18 years36,63126.2
Households with one or more people 65 years and over27,64319.8
Average household size2.20
Average family size3.16
S2. PERSONS BY HOUSEHOLD TYPE / GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B09016

Total population318,367
Household population307,28096.5
Living in family households217,48670.8
Living in nonfamily households89,79429.2
Living alone60,10443.0
Living in group quarters11,0873.5
S3. RELATIONSHIP

Universe: Household population

Reference tables: B09016

Household population307,28096.5
Householder139,69345.5
Spouse33,40410.9
Child84,84027.6
Other relatives25,8218.4
Nonrelatives23,5227.7
Unmarried partner10,7573.5
Unmarried-partner HHs per 100077
S4. MARITAL STATUS

Universe: Population 15 years and over

Reference tables: B12001

Persons 15 years and over261,319
Never married126,83748.5
Now married, except separated75,13128.8
Separated9,9533.8
Widowed17,7596.8
Divorced, and not currently married31,63912.1
S5. FERTILITY

Universe: Women 15 to 50 years old who gave birth in the past 12 months

Reference tables: B13002

Women 15 to 50 years old88,498
Unmarried women 15 to 50 years old63,64871.9
Women 15 to 50 years old who had a birth in the past 12 months5,0265.7
Unmarried women who gave birth2,90357.8
Women 15 to 19 years of age59011.7
Women 20 to 34 years of age3,76775.0
Women 35 to 50 years of age66913.3
Per 1,000 unmarried women46
Per 1,000 women 15 to 50 years old57
Per 1,000 women 15 to 19 years old52
Per 1,000 women 20 to 34 years old87
Per 1,000 women 35 to 50 years old20
S6. GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS

Universe: Population 30 years and over

Reference tables: B10002 B10050

Grandparents living with own grandchildren under 18 years7,723
Responsible for grandchildren3,95551.2
Less than 1 year75319.0
1 or 2 years73518.6
3 or 4 years52713.3
5 or more years1,94049.1
S7. SCHOOL ENROLLMENT

Universe: Population 3 years and over

Reference tables: B14001

Population 3 years and over305,455
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school86,30528.3
In nursery school, preschool4,9735.8
In kindergarten3,9544.6
In elementary school, grades 1-828,36232.9
In high school, grades 9-1216,92719.6
In college or graduate school32,08937.2
S8. EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT

Universe: Population 25 years and over

Reference tables: B15002

Population 25 years and over210,822
Less than 9th grade11,7085.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma26,54012.6
High school graduate, includes equivalency55,58526.4
Some college, no degree45,82021.7
Associates degree12,7386.0
Bachelors degree33,43415.9
Graduate or professional degree24,99711.9
High school graduate or higher172,57481.9
Bachelor degree or higher58,43127.7
S9. VETERAN STATUS

Universe: Civilian population 18 years and over

Reference tables: B23001 B21001 B21002

In Military1900.1
Civilian population 18 years and over248,58999.9
Civilian veterans21,0418.5
S11. RESIDENCE 1 YEAR AGO

Universe: Population 1 year and over

Reference tables: B07204

Population 1 year and over314,225
Same house244,82077.9
Different house in the U.S.67,14621.4
Same county, different house39,48912.6
Different county27,6578.8
Different county, same state17,4645.6
Different state10,1933.2
Lived abroad 1 year ago2,2590.7
S12. PLACE OF BIRTH AND CITIZENSHIP STATUS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: B05002

Total population318,367
U.S. native296,42393.1
Born in United States294,73892.6
Born in state of current residence216,54768.0
Born in different state than current residence78,19124.6
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parents1,6850.5
Foreign born21,9446.9
Naturalized U.S. citizen6,86031.3
Not a U.S. citizen15,08468.7
S13. YEAR OF ENTRY

Universe: Population born outside the United States

Reference tables: B05005

Population born outside the United States23,6297.4
Native, born outside U.S.1,6857.1
Entered U.S. 2000 or later39223.3
Entered U.S. before 20001,29376.7
Foreign born21,9446.9
Entered U.S. 2000 or later12,61857.5
Entered U.S. before 20009,32642.5
S14. WORLD REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN

Universe: Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea

Reference tables: B05006 C05006

Foreign-born population, excluding population born at sea21,9446.9
Europe4,97622.7
Asia9,40542.9
Africa2,52411.5
Oceania190.1
Latin and Central America (includes Mexico)4,74321.6
Northern America2771.3
S15. LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME

Universe: Population 5 years and over

Reference tables: B06007

Population 5 years and over297,06193.3
English only269,55390.7
Language other than English27,5089.3
Speaks English less than "very well"14,0824.7
Speak Spanish8,4892.9
Speaks English less than "very well"4,0571.4

Housing

SubjectSt. Louis city, Missouri
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25014 B25015 B25004

Total housing units176,113
Occupied housing units139,69379.3
Owner-occupied64,83746.4
Renter-occupied74,85653.6
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.38
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.05
Vacant housing units36,42020.7
For sale4,11111.3
For rent8,40923.1
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use6371.7
Total owner units68,948
Homeowner vacancy rate6.0
Total rental units83,265
Rental vacancy rate10.1
People living in owned homes154,04648.4
People living in rental homes153,23448.1
H2. UNITS IN STRUCTURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables:

Total housing units176,113
Single-family units82,04846.6
Single unit, detached74,86242.5
Single unit, attached7,1864.1
Duplexes28,11616.0
3 or 4 units25,00114.2
5 to 9 units10,4275.9
10 to 19 units5,1512.9
20 or more units24,84714.1
Mobile home4380.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.85
Mobile homes per 1000 HUs2
H3. YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: B25035 B25036 B25037

Total housing units176,113
Built 2005 or later3,5732.0
Built 2000 to 20043,3681.9
Built 1990 to 19995,1132.9
Built 1980 to 19896,6603.8
Built 1970 to 19797,9854.5
Built 1960 to 196911,0366.3
Built 1950 to 195920,02511.4
Built 1940 to 194918,18810.3
Built 1939 or earlier100,16556.9
H4. YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25038 B25039

Occupied housing units139,693
Moved in 2005 or later70,58450.5
Moved in 2000 to 200423,80417.0
Moved in 1990 to 199921,07115.1
Moved in 1980 to 19899,1176.5
Moved in 1970 to 19797,3885.3
Moved in 1969 or earlier7,7295.5
H5. VEHICLES AVAILABLE

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25044 B25045

Occupied housing units139,693
No vehicles available30,18121.6
1 vehicle available63,11145.2
2 vehicles available35,89325.7
3 or more vehicles available10,5087.5
H6. HOUSE HEATING FUEL

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables:

Occupied housing units139,693
Utility gas104,62974.9
Bottled, tank, or LP gas1,5431.1
Electricity32,37823.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.1500.1
Coal or coke-
Wood2540.2
Solar energy-
Other fuel3120.2
No fuel used4270.3
H7. SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25049 B25052 B25043

Occupied housing units139,693
Lacking complete plumbing facilities6170.4
Lacking complete kitchen facilities8830.6
No telephone service available6,3154.5
H8. OCCUPANTS PER ROOM

Universe: Occupied housing units

Reference tables: B25014

Occupied housing units139,693
1.00 or less136,38697.6
1.01 to 1.502,3371.7
1.51 or more9700.7
H9. HOME VALUES

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25075

Owner-occupied units64,837
Less than $50,0006,2999.7
$50,000 to $99,99917,90327.6
$100,000 to $149,99916,00624.7
$150,000 to $199,99911,41417.6
$200,000 to $299,9998,07912.5
$300,000 to $499,9993,5275.4
$500,000 to $999,9991,2411.9
$1,000,000 or more3680.6
Median home value$123,300
Average home value$155,430
H10. SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS

Universe: Owner-occupied units

Reference tables: B25087 B25091 B25092

Owner-occupied units64,837
Housing units with a mortgage44,61468.8
Owner costs 30% or more of HH income16,15536.2
Median owner costs$1,196
Housing units without a mortgage20,22331.2
Nonmortgage owner costs 30% or more of HH income3,89919.3
Median owner costs$398
H11. GROSS RENT

Universe: Renter-occupied units

Reference tables: B25063 B25064 B25070

Renter-occupied units74,856
Paying cash rent72,32396.6
Paying no cash rent2,5333.4
Median rent$690
Average gross rent-
Gross rent 30% or more of HH income38,25251.1
Gross rent of $750 or more29,50839.4